Technology threats and resilience – cybercrime

Presented By
Stan Dormer CFIIA Stan is a recognised expert in the field of governance, auditing, business and project risk and IT. He is the author of numerous articles and was the author of the distance learning materials and revision schools supporting IIA qualifications.

High-profile technology issues are always in the news – a business being hacked, a company being stopped in its tracks because it is under attack, or somebody coming to harm because of a ‘fake’ or stolen identity. This course will help you better understand cybercrime and about the IT controls that should be in place to help protect your organisation.

Who should attend?

  • all are welcome to attend - including internal auditors who don’t have any specialist IT auditing skills.

What will I learn?

Upon completion you will be able to:

  • understand more about the current nature of cyber-threats; and
  • know more about how the organisation can and should defend itself.

The course is accompanied by a manual that has full course text and useful guidance.

Course programme

Cybercrime – the current situation

  • where do cyber-attacks come from?
  • who and what is being targeted?
  • what type of attacks are taking place?
  • won't our security software solve the problem?

Cybercrime - what should the organisation be doing?

  • I’m not a specialist or IT techie, what do I need to know?
  • are there standards such as ISO that would fix the problem?
  • what others say: SANS – the basics and more
  • what added defences do we need?
  • best practice: testing
  • best practice: vulnerability detection
  • best practice: patching and vulnerability correction
  • best practice: change management
  • best practice: resilience and recovery

Cybercrime – what next?

  • what should my organisation track or follow?
  • what can we do if we are breached?
  • what must we do if we are breached?
  • is it all IT’s responsibility?
  • how can I audit this area?

Presented by

Mindgrove Ltd

CPE competency areas covered

  • business acumen
  • governance, risk and control

7 CPE points

Full price

Member: £625 + VAT
Non-member: £840 + VAT

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